On the occasion of the International Women's Day on March 8, 2016, the AIC was pleased to host a luncheon with Baroness Ariane de Rothschild, Chairwoman of the Executive Committee of the Edmond de Rothschild Group. The Baroness spoke on the subject of “Human: the capital of the 21st century”.Read More
Nobel Peace prize winner, former President of the USSR, Mikhail Gorbachev, presided over the birth pangs of a new democratic Russia, one of the world’s largest countries: by “pushing open the gates of reform, unleashed a democratic flood that deluged the Soviet universe and washed away the cold war.”Read More
President, International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC). The spirit of humanitarianism lives on at the Red Cross, in spite of the many new challenges it faces. Peter Maurer reaffirmed that the organisation's original principals and approaches remain valid 150 years later; neutrality, impartiality, independence from religious or political affiliation.Read More
Chairman of Nestlé S.A. The world is facing an unprecedented water crisis today, which in turn has severely impacted human health, food security, and the environment. Although the crisis is global in nature, there is no such thing as a global water solution.Read More
With his partner, Andre Borschberg, the adventurer Piccard aims to fly a solar powered aircraft around the world in 2014. They took a step in this direction in 2013 when they flew the four engined prototype, powered by solar panels in 5 stages across the United States.Read More
Henry Markram, Coordinator of the Human Brain Project, aims to construct a computerized simulation of the human brain. Markram believes that the HBP may lead to a paradigm shift in our understanding of the brain and its illnesses, and provide new, innovative concepts for designing computers and robots.Read More
Ivan Pictet reaffirmed the role of Geneva on the world stage as host city for important international organisations and home of the International Committee of the Red Cross (ICRC). Many do not realise that the majority of international laws that manage the world’s nations' policies emanate from these international institutions.Read More
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The AIC organizes a luncheon on April 24th, 2017 at the Hôtel Métropole, with Yves Bonzon, Chief Investment Officer of Bank Julius Baer, who will provide his investment outlook for 2017. Julius Baer is the leading Swiss private banking group, with a focus on servicing and advising sophisticated private clients, family offices and independent asset managers from around the world.